Julio Montaño looking at the Golden Gate bridge

Julio Montaño

I'm a UI Engineer currently working with React, TypeScript, and Redux.

For the past 9 years, I've been building User Interfaces for web products, reaching thousands of end users in production environments, working with data visualization, delivering the best performance, and putting the best attention to detail on the market when taking designs from mockups and renders to code.

Julio focuses on Fin-tech, UI Design, and Front-End development

I have extensive experience in building user interfaces for products in finance technology but have also worked with artificial intelligence, human resources, transportation, and services industries.

Work Experience

In the past I've worked as a Lead Software Engineer with many top-tier companies in and from Mexico, primarily in fin-tech, some of them are:

Hum Capital

Hum's Intelligent Capital Market (ICM) is an AI-powered funding platform that connects companies with investors and lenders to make funding equitable, efficient, and accessible.

Hum is built for companies seeking $1-50M in non-dilutive funding.


Formerly Credijusto. Covalto is a leading digital banking and services platform for SMEs in Mexico. A one-stop solution for credit, banking services, and business analytics tools.

Credijusto raised a $42M Series B round.

GBM Grupo Bursátil Mexicano

Financial products and services to large corporations, mid-cap companies, and investors. GBM is the largest stock broker in Mexico.

GBM raised $150M from SoftBank in 2021 making it the 3rd Mexican unicorn.

Elementary Robotics

Elementary’s AI and camera systems are built to capture visual data, and deliver fast, reliable real-time judgments.

Industry leaders in AI, robotics, and connected hardware

Grin Mobility

Grin Scooters is a micro-mobility company in Latin America that merged with Yellow to create Grow Mobility

Grin raised a staggering $45.7M series A round, then vanished into oblivion


Financial corporate group offering credit repair, online accounting, peer-to-peer lending, and credit cards.

Resuelve has raised $24M in equity + financing to grow its business outside of Mexico



Running the largest JavaScript meetup in Latin-America

Ramen Tour

My personal recommendations for ramen places in Mexico City


Boilerplate for React projects focused on productivity


Library of useful SCSS snippets for rapid web development


13 column grid system with equal gutter and single column width


Extract the color pallete from an image

Crypto Price Tracker

Track crypto prices from 3 crypto currency markets in Mexico

Falling Dodge

Videogame collab with Antonio Feregrino



A list with all the posts in the blog


What I've read and what I'm going to read